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Wednesday, 03 September 2014

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Potential Bluebirds v Bluebirds tie snubbed for live TV

BARROW AFC will play Championship leaders Cardiff City at home in a mouthwatering Bluebirds versus Bluebirds FA Cup clash – if they beat Macclesfield Town in the second round.

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barrow have said people who purchase tickets for the Macclesfield game will be more than a priority than cardiff if we progress. so season ticket holders first, then people with tickets from second round then general public. Thats whats happening..... that may eb a tactic they have used to make more revenue... anyone else made to understand this?

Posted by nath on 5 December 2012 at 21:58

@ Greg Rose,
i dont think any of the 500 or so regular supporters will struggle to get a ticket mate.
whats the capacity, 5000??
it will never get filled, AFC wont beat macclesfield so to dream of playing Cardiff is just a dream,

i think the only chance of filling the ground is to let people in for £1 or somet like that, I'd pay £1 quite happily and not the £14 quid it is now!
i dont mind paying £15 to watch the raiders as they are entertaining.

Posted by cuffy on 4 December 2012 at 10:13

1110 - nil to cardiff you little barrow boys

Posted by bandwagon on 3 December 2012 at 22:49

Let's jump on this bandwagon!!!!!
Full steam ahead the 4th round.

Posted by Bus driver on 3 December 2012 at 16:35

only the 3rd comment in before a jumpimg on the Bandwagon post. That's the way to attract fans back to Holker St

Posted by Bandwagon Jumper on 3 December 2012 at 15:31

Hopefully Barrow AFC will see the marketing potential in this? After offering season ticket holders first choice for the The Cardiff game if we get through? It is a 3 stub game including Macclesfield game now? That way we will be guarenteed bigger gates including Macclesfield even if we dare i say it dont go through. It will also give the regulars such as myself and my son more chance of a ticket.

Posted by Regular on 3 December 2012 at 08:14

Our owners have re-branded us. This is short term for 1-2 seasons. Not one fan likes this and many protests and things will be organised. We are still known as the bluebirds. Blueebirds!!

Posted by Joe on 2 December 2012 at 21:41

Haven't Cardiff been totally re-branded and are now known as the Redbirds?

Posted by HarryHolker on 2 December 2012 at 19:49

I just hope if Barrow do win the replay that all the regular supporters this season get tickets for the game instead of the band wagon jumpers

Posted by Greg Rose on 2 December 2012 at 17:34

A home tie against Cardiff that will do nicely it is a great incentive lets have a sell out against Macclesfield to get us through to the next round

Posted by regular on 2 December 2012 at 15:50

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